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Topics: Witchcraft, Magic, Demonology
TRATADO DE LA IMPORTANCIA Y UTILIDAD QUE AY EN DAR POR ESCLAVOS A LOS INDIOS REBELADOS DE CHILE. DISPUTASE EN EL, SI ES LICITO, O NO EL DAR LOS POR ESCLAVOS: Y PONENSE RAZONES POR AMBAS PARTES, Y SUS RESPUESTAS: DEXANDO LA DETERMINACION A LOS SEÑORES VISOREY, Y AUDIENCIA DE LA CIUDAD DE LOS REYES. Un tratado extremadamente raro que considera la cuestión de si los indios rebeldes en Chile deberían convertirse en esclavos. Dirigido al Virrey y a la Audiencia del Perú, el trabajo discute si la...
Topics: guerra de arauco, chile, esclavitud, fascismo, colonialismo, slavery, history
Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
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Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...
Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...
Boston Public Library
1658 Porta, Giambattista della, approximately 1535-1615; Gaywood, Richard, active 1650-1680, engraver; Young, Thomas, active 1658, publisher; Speed, Samuel, -1681, publisher
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Two states are noted. State 1 has pages misnumbered as follows: p. 113 misnumbered 120; p. 120 misnumbered 113; p. 129 misnumbered 131; p. 385-392 misnumbered 381-388. In state 2, the first 2 errors have been corrected
Topics: Science, Industrial arts, Magnetism, Magic tricks, Alchemy
The plate is accompanied by a leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Plant propagation, Gardening, Vegetable gardening
BYU Brussels Opera and Ballet
1688 Lully, Jean-Baptiste, 1632-1687, composer
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Printed reduced score, 240 p.
Topic: Operas
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
1699 LA FEUILLE, DANIEL DE, 1640-1709
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
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The narrative of Thomas Prince (p. [277]-310) has separate t.p
Topics: Mayhew family, Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Wampanoag Indians
Queen's University Library
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Signed and dated: Britannicus, Dec. 26, 1726
2 volumes in 1 : (4to)
Topics: French imprints, Travel, Voyages and travels
University of Ottawa
1777 Cerisier, Antoine Ine Marie, d. 1828
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Topic: Short stories, English
California Digital Library
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Knight of the blood-red plume.--Weird witch of the wood.--Sighs of Ulla.--Infidel.--Mountain bard
John M. Kelly Library: Special Collections and Archives
1813 Francis, de Sales, Saint, 1567-1622
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Binder's spine title: L'amour de Dieu
Topics: Love, God, Spiritual life
New York Public Library
1819 Cobbett, William, 1763-1835
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Hanford Collection
Topic: United States -- Description and travel
Boston Public Library
1828 Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834; Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834
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No more published?
Tables in : Th. R. Palfrey. Panorama (Le) littéraire de l'Europe..., 1950
Topic: European literature
The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Topic: Bladder Calculi
BYU Brussels Opera and Ballet
1843 Ponsard, François, 1814-1867, librettist
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Printed libretto, 124 p.
Topic: Operas
Boston Public Library
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Title page printed in red; book is bound in original green publisher's cloth
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Source: bplsc
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
1844 Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Seyffert, Moritz Ludwig, 1809-1872
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American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: macbeth, reviewer, lady, moral, murder, bis, selfish, nature, soliloquy, character, lady macbeth,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=mo251grQDgEC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1847 Making of America Project
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: going, tion, tbe, bit, great, lot, sort, bis, ment, indian village, great britain, chief justice,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=T7brSqWusNkC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1847
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: tbe, going, tion, bis, bit, great, lot, sort, ment, indian village, great britain, buenos ayres,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=JhIAAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Community Texts
1855 John Henry Anderson
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The Fashionable Science of Parlour Magic: Being The Newest Tricks of Deception, Developed and Illustrated With An Exposure of the Practices Made Use of by Professional Card Players, Blacklegs, and Gamblers: To Which is Added, For the First Time, The Magic of Spirit Rapping, Writing Mediums and Table Turning. London, 1855.
Topic: Spiritualism
The Library of Congress
1855 Kirbye, G. W. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Telepathy
Topic: Arithmetic
Community Texts
1860 Katerfelto
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Spirit-Rapping Made Easy: Cornhill narrative and the Performances of Mr. Home by Katerfelto. (Starts on page 512). Once a Week Magazine, 1860.  This article gives rational explanations for the medium Daniel Dunglas Home's séance room phenomena which the author Katerfelto claims was all trickery.
Topic: 1860
19th Century Novels
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European Libraries
1862 Johannes Scotus
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=a8wBAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
1862 Johannes Scotus
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=hswBAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
19th Century Novels
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The Library of Congress
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Topics: Magic tricks, Card tricks. [from old catalog]
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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CONTENTS. I. — The Living Ghost ; or, Fallacies from over-hasty Conclusions, 3 II.— Lackeen Castle, O'Kennedy, and the Phooka, 20 III. — Fairy Mythology of the Irish, 30 IV. — Apparitions and Fetches, 39 V. — Changelings, Fairy-Men, and Fairy-Women, 43 VI. — Buried Treasures, 53 VII. — The Merrow-Maiden and Merrow-Man, 56 VIII. — The Lianhaun Shee, 60 IX. — O'Carroll's Banshee and Terryglass Castle, 64 X. — The Three Wishes; or, All is not Gold that Glitters, 69 XI. —...
Topics: Ireland, Folklore -- Ireland, Folklore
PIMS - University of Toronto
1870 Antonio de la Madre de Dios, 1583-1637; Domíngo de Santa Teresa, 1604-1660; Juan de la Anunciación, 1633-1701; Tour-d'Auvergne-Lauraguais, Carolo Amabili de la; Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274. Summa theologica; Salmanticenses; Collegium Salmanticense FF. Discalceatorum B. Mariae de Monte Carmeli Primitivae Observantiae
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Compiled by a group of Discalced Carmelites in Salamanca known as the Salmanticenses; the principal authors were Antonio de la Madre de Dios, Domíngo de Santa Teresa, and Juan de la Anunciación--Cf. New Catholic encyclopedia, 2nd ed., under Salmanticenses
Topics: Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274, Catholic Church, Theology, Doctrinal
The Library of Congress
1871 Gardiner, James T. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Sign painting
Folkscanomy Fiction: Stories and Writing
1873 John Conroy Hutcheson (1840-1897)
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In Volume Two we have much the same personnel as in Volume One; the vicar and his sister Miss Pimpernell; Lady Dasher and her two daughters; Miss Spight and Mawley the curate; Min and Mrs. Clyde; Catch the dog. Having set the scene in Volume One, Hutcheson goes on to weave a beautiful story round the love-affair between the hero, Lorton, and Min, she with the admirable grey eyes. We will not tell you how it fared--you must find that out for yourself. While I think the story was well-written,...
Topics: Athelstane, Hutcheson, She, I, PDF, HTML
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
1874 Cazenove, Raoul de, 1833-
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Topic: Rapin-Thoyras, Paul de, 1661-1725
European Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=T_4BAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1875 Alexander
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=OT8gAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
1875 Alexander, Mrs., 1825-1902
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European Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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The Library of Congress
1877 Collins, George B. [from old catalog]; Brooke, George C., [from old catalog] joint author
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Topics: Sign painting, Lettering
Previous editions issued by Lyford and Boyce, Boston.--Cf. NUC, v. 347
Topics: Lettering, Signs and signboards
Source: folio
California Digital Library
1879 Atkinson, H; Homoco, Bishop of, pseud
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Topics: Japanese language -- Dialects Japan Yokohama-shi, Japanese language -- English, Japanese language...
Community Texts
1879 Samri Baldwin
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Spirit Mediums Exposed and the Katie King Mystery by Samri Baldwin
Topic: Spiritualism
At end: crew accounts.
Topics: Women and the sea, Whalers (Persons), Seafaring life, Whales, Voyages and travels, Logbooks, North...
Written by Frederick Wicks, who used Bishop's name by arrangement. Cf. NUC pre-1956
Topics: Robert-Houdin, Jean-Eugène, 1805-1871, Heller, Robert, 1830-1878, Precognition
19th Century Novels
1880 Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915
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The author's edition
19th Century Novels
1880 Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915
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The author's edition
19th Century Novels
1880 Dowling, Richard, 1846-1898
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19th Century Novels
1880 Dowling, Richard, 1846-1898
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European Libraries
1880 Richard Dowling
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=nPABAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
19th Century Novels
1880 Dowling, Richard, 1846-1898
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European Libraries
1880 Richard Dowling
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European Libraries
1880 Richard Dowling
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19th Century Novels
1880 Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1837-1915
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The author's edition
Community Texts
1881 Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin
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The Secrets Of Stage Conjuring by Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin
Topic: Magic tricks
Imperfect: plate I wanting
Topics: Penmanship, Alphabets
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
1883 Farrar, F. W. (Frederic William), 1831-1903
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CONTENTS Preface iii FOURTEENTH CENTURY GEOFFRY CHAUCER. The Squier 29 The Persone 30 Constance and her Child 31 The Last Verses of Chancer 32 SIXTEENTH CENTURY EDMUND SPENSER. Una and the Red Cross Knight. 34 The Ministry of Angels. 36 The Bower of Bliss 37 Epithalamlon 37 WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. Speech of Ulysses to Achilles 40 Mercy 41 Music 42 Sleep 43 Flowers 43 Cleopatra's Barge. 44 Cupid 45 Sonnets 45 Dirge 47 MINOR POETS OF THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY. SIR PHILIP SIDNEY. Sonnets 48 CHRISTOPHER...
Topics: Standard library, English poetry, English poetry -- Anthologies, Poésie anglaise
The Library of Congress
1884 [Maurer, Otto] [from old catalog]
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Topic: Conjuring
The Library of Congress
1885 Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
1885 Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Bealby, J. T. (John Thomas), 1858-; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection. German Baroque Literature
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With the exception of the last story, a selection of stories in the "Serapions-brüder."
American Libraries
1885 Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, John Thomas Bealby
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=rYsnAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
1885 Hoffmann, Professor, 1839-1919; Hawkins, Arthur, ca. 1940
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Dust jacket design by Arthur Hawkins Jr., ca.1940
Topic: Magic tricks
Public Library of India
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Source: Asiatic Society of Mumbai Identifier: BK_00071798 Digitization Sponsor: Government of Maharashtra
Topics: Book, English and Old English Literatures, Granth Sanjeevani
American Libraries
1885 Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, John Thomas Bealby
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American Libraries
1885 Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, John Thomas Bealby
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American Libraries
1885 Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, John Thomas Bealby
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American Libraries
1885 Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, John Thomas Bealby
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American Libraries
1885 Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Bealby, J. T. (John Thomas), b. 1858, ed
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Duke University Libraries, Jantz Collection
1885 Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Bealby, J. T. (John Thomas), 1858-; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection. German Baroque Literature
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With the exception of the last story, a selection of stories in the "Serapions-brüder."
American Libraries
1885 Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Bealby, J. T. (John Thomas), b. 1858, ed
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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE)
1886 Scot Reginald, 1538?-1599; Nicholson Brinsley; Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
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Publ: Limited edition of 250 copies printed Bndg: No 25 of 50 in Roxburgh binding
Topics: Magic, Demonology - history, Witchcraft